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Figure Drawing for Artists: Making Every Mark Count

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Figure Drawing for Artists: Making Every Mark Count

Steve Huston

Drawing & drawings; Human figures depicted in art; Art techniques & principles

Paperback

Learn to draw the human figure with a two-step approach used by the biggest animation studios in the business with Figure... [more]

$29.99

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Asian Lives: A Closer Look

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Asian Lives: A Closer Look

Ishu Patel

Human figures depicted in art; Individual photographers; Photographic reportage; Social & cultural history

Hardback

In 2011, adhering to his mentor Henri Cartier-Bresson's mantra to 'photograph the truth', the author embarks on a photographic... [more]

$60.00

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Poem of the Pillow and other stories

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Poem of the Pillow and other stories

Gian Carlo Calza

Oriental art; Erotic art

Paperback

A comprehensive and beautifully illustrated study of traditional Japanese erotic art. [more]

$49.95

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Russia and the Arts: The Age of Tolstoy and Tchaikovsky

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Russia and the Arts: The Age of Tolstoy and Tchaikovsky

Rosalind P. Blakesley, Tatiana L. Karpova

Art & Architecture; History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Painting & paintings; Portraits in art; Cultural studies

Paperback

Starting with the Exposition Universelle in Paris in 1867, at which a distinct Russian school of painting was recognised,... [more]

$55.00

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Skull Sourcebook: Over 500 Skulls in Art & Culture

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Skull Sourcebook: Over 500 Skulls in Art & Culture

Adele Nozedar

Art styles not defined by date; Human figures depicted in art

Paperback

Skull Sourcebook explores the symbolism, meaning, and breathtaking, cultural art of the human skull, one of the most iconic... [more]

$34.99

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Picturing the Lame in Italian Art from Antiquity to the Modern Era

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Picturing the Lame in Italian Art from Antiquity to the Modern Era

Livio Pestilli

Art styles not defined by date; Human figures depicted in art; History of medicine

Hardback

The presence of the orthopedically impaired body in art is so pervasive that, paradoxically, it has failed to attract the... [more]

$252.00

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Santillo. La Petite Mort

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Santillo. La Petite Mort

Dian Hanson

Erotic art; Individual photographers; Erotic & nude photography

Paperback

La Petite Mort-`the little death'-is a euphemism for orgasm, but the women who masturbate for Toronto photographer Will Santillo... [more]

$49.95

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Splendours and Miseries: Images of Prostitution in France, 1850-1910

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Splendours and Miseries: Images of Prostitution in France, 1850-1910

Guy Cogeval, Nienke Bakker

History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Painting & paintings; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Human figures depicted in art

Hardback

Shows how the shadowy domain of prostitution played a central role in the development of modern painting. This title demonstrates... [more]

$70.00

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This Is a Portrait If I Say So: Identity in American Art, 1912 to Today

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This Is a Portrait If I Say So: Identity in American Art, 1912 to Today...

Anne Collins Goodyear, Jonathan Walz, Kathleen Campagnolo

History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Painting & paintings; Portraits in art

Hardback

The first in-depth exploration of the rise and evolution of abstract, symbolic, and conceptual portraiture in American art... [more]

$99.00

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Splendor, Myth, and Vision: Nudes from the Prado

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Splendor, Myth, and Vision: Nudes from the Prado

Dr. Jill Burke, Javier Portus

History of Art & Design Styles; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Nudes depicted in art

Hardback

Handsomely designed and produced, this stunning book highlights sensual paintings from the Spanish royal collections of the... [more]

$79.99

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Gerhard Richter - Brigid Polk: Koenigsklasse III

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Gerhard Richter - Brigid Polk: Koenigsklasse III

Sabine Knust, Tilman Spengler

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Portraits in art

Paperback

In 1970 in Munich Gerhard Richter met Brigid Berlin alias Brigid Polk, Andy Warhol's legendary muse and enfant terrible of... [more]

$40.00

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Modern Shunga

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Modern Shunga

Matthew Martin

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Drawing & drawings; Erotic art; Fiction & Literature

Paperback

In a series of 24 full-color drawings, satirical cartoonist Matthew Martin, captures of the essence ofModern Shunga, and updates... [more]

$22.99

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Byron, Sully, and the Power of Portraiture

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Byron, Sully, and the Power of Portraiture

John Clubbe

History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Portraits in art

Hardback

First published in 2005. Since the early nineteenth century, Byron, the man and his image, have captured the hearts and minds... [more]

$252.00

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The Little Book of Vargas

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The Little Book of Vargas

Dian Hanson

History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Erotic art

Paperback

This pocket-sized collection of leggy lovelies assembles the most popular wartime pin-ups from WWII's favorite artist, Alberto... [more]

$20.00

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The Little Book of Driben

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The Little Book of Driben

Dian Hanson

History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Erotic art

Paperback

A handy little title dedicated to a legend of pin-up, this book draws together 192 voluptuous images by Peter Driben from... [more]

$20.00

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The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History

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The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History

James Hall

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Portraits in art

Paperback

Offering a rich and lively history, this is an essential read for all those interested in this most enduringly popular and... [more]

$40.00

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Visual Cultures of Foundling Care in Renaissance Italy

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Visual Cultures of Foundling Care in Renaissance Italy

Diana Bullen Presciutti

Renaissance art; Human figures depicted in art

Hardback

The social problem of infant abandonment captured the public's imagination in Italy during the fifteenth century, a critical... [more]

$252.00

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Picturing People: The New State of the Art

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Picturing People: The New State of the Art

Charlotte Mullins

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Human figures depicted in art

Hardback

Figurative art is currently riding high. Contemporary works depicting the human form grace the walls of public institutions... [more]

$60.00

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Body of Art

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Body of Art

Diane Fortenberry, Rebecca Morrill, Josephine New, Josephine New

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Human figures depicted in art

Hardback

The first book to celebrate the beautiful and provocative ways artists have represented, scrutinized and utilized the body... [more]

$75.00

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Dian Hanson's History of Pin-up Magazines Vol. 1-3

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Dian Hanson's History of Pin-up Magazines Vol. 1-3

Dian Hanson

Erotic art; Serials, periodicals, abstracts, indexes; Media studies

Hardback

Sexy Book Editor Dian Hanson presents a three-volume history of pin-up magazines. The collection spans early publications... [more]

$75.00

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500 Portraits: 25 Years of the BP Portrait Award

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500 Portraits: 25 Years of the BP Portrait Award

Peter Mather, Sandy Nairne

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Painting & paintings; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Portraits in art

Hardback

The BP Portrait Award is the world's leading showcase for painters working in portraiture. This revised and updated edition... [more]

$55.00

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Rubens in Private: The Master Portrays His Family

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Rubens in Private: The Master Portrays His Family

Ben van Beneden, Philip Heylen

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Baroque; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Portraits in art

Hardback

Michelangelo regarded portraiture as a trivial genre, and Peter Paul Rubens did not instantly develop a preference for it... [more]

$70.00

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David Downton Portraits of the World's Most Stylish Women

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David Downton Portraits of the World's Most Stylish Women

David Downton, Christian Lacroix

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Drawing & drawings; Individual artists, art monographs; Portraits in art; Fashion & textiles: design

Hardback

Showcases more than 150 of author's drawings of celebrated women from the worlds of film, fashion and style. [more]

$80.00

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Drawing People: The Human Figure in Contemporary Art

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Drawing People: The Human Figure in Contemporary Art

Roger Malbert

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Drawing & drawings; Human figures depicted in art

Paperback

The act of drawing has long been considered the foundation of an artistic education, and the life class essential to the formation... [more]

$60.00

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The Urban Sketching Handbook: People and Motion: Tips and Techniques for Drawing on Location

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The Urban Sketching Handbook: People and Motion: Tips and Techniques for...

Gabriel Campanario

Drawing & drawings; Human figures depicted in art; Art techniques & principles; Painting & art manuals

Paperback

The Urban Sketching Handbook: People and Motion provides keys to help make the experience of drawing human forms and their... [more]

$24.99

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